In a surprising move regarding the Aliens Colonial Marines lawsuit, Sega has now agreed to settle the class action lawsuit against them according to Polygon
at a cost of $1.25m. Of that money, a large amount will be used to pay for legal/admin fees while $2,500 will go to the plaintiff, John Locke and the rest will be used to refund the ... [Read More]
You may remember the class action lawsuit against Gearbox and Sega that was filed in April 2013 by Roger Damion Perrine and John Locke stating both companies falsely advertised Aliens Colonial Marines at various tradeshows. When the game was released in February 2013, critical reception was extremely negative and the graphics were extremely poor compared to how it looked at tradeshows. There were ... [Read More]
Moosh, one of the people behind the drive to create further content for Aliens: Colonial Marines, recently interviewed Dave Flamburis formerly of Demiurge Studios, the team responsible for the Bug Hunt add-on:
“Without passionate fans and player-advocates like you, Melissa, there is no market. This is why we do what we do and, more important, who we do it for. It’s ... [Read More]
Randy Pitchford has briefly talked about Aliens: Colonial Marines in a recent chat with Nerdist
. In this video interview, the Gearbox Software CEO jokes about the game’s success and responds to a Prometheus comparison.
Skip to 4:39 for the interview.
Thanks to Pulser for the link.
Some of you may have seen this, some of you may not have but I’d like to bring this petition
to the eyes of all our readers. Several members of the Aliens: Colonial Marines community have started a petition to ask Gearbox to create more content for A:CM.
“As such, we, the undersigned, feel that there is an ... [Read More]
The latest DLC for Aliens: Colonial Marines is out today
(July 24th for PS3 players in Europe) on Steam, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 for $9.99/£6.99/9,99€. Below you can find five screenshots of the new single player add-on by Gearbox Software and Darkside Game studios.
Loved it? Hated it? Make sure to tell us what you thought of the Stasis ... [Read More]
Stasis Interrupted, the latest piece of DLC for Aliens: Colonial Marines by Gearbox Software and Darkside Game Studios, has been officially announced
today. Additionally, the changelog for the newest Xbox 360 patch can be found here
“The final piece of Aliens: Colonial Marines DLC, Stasis Interrupted, tells the story of what happened to Hicks between Aliens and Alien ... [Read More]
As previously announced
, a new single player DLC for Aliens: Colonial Marines is set to be released this summer. Developed in collaboration between Gearbox Software and Darkside Game Studios
, this upcoming campaign add-on will also add a series of new achievements for players to unlock, which have now been revealed via the PS3
version of the ... [Read More]
Gearbox Software has released
a new patch for the PC version of Aliens: Colonial Marines today. This update adds support for tomorrow’s
MP DLC as well as several visuals enhancements. Check below for comparison screenshots and the changelog.
Added compatibility for “Reconnaissance Pack” multiplayer add-on.
Various visual improvements, including new screen space ambient occlusion (SSAO) functionality.
Sega and Gearbox Software have responded
to the class action suit that was issued earlier this week by a consumer. You can read their comments on the subject below.
Gearbox Software: “Attempting to wring a class action lawsuit out of a demonstration is beyond meritless. We continue to support the game, and will defend the rights of entertainers to share ... [Read More]